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The Cossacks of the Ukraine.

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Ukraine,
  • Poland


  • Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796 -- Relations with royal favorites.,
  • Cossacks -- History.,
  • Ukraine -- History, Military.,
  • Poland -- History, Military.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: London : Partridge and Oakey, 1948.

LC ClassificationsDK35 .K89 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 312 p. ;
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3025699M
ISBN 100404166091
LC Control Number85006083

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